Harry M. Drake Gallery
The Drake Gallery is SPA's art gallery and home to 6-8 exhibitions every year. Exhibitions include two shows featuring the work of SPA students, an Alumni/ae show, and shows featuring the work of local artists, often drawn from SPA's Fine Arts faculty. The Drake Gallery is open to the public from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day that school is in session.
If you are a graduate of SPA and are interested in showing your work in the Drake Gallery, download the Alumni/ae Exhibit Application here. Other inquiries can be directed to Marty Nash, US Fine Arts teacher.
2017-18 EXHIBIT series
The All-Alumni/ae Reunion exhibition kicks off the Harry M. Drake Gallery exhibition series each year and features the works of alumni/ae artists celebrating a reunion. This year's show showcased art by Patton Blackwell '67, Mystie Brackett '72, Patricia Bratnober Saunders '42, Dutton Foster '57, and Tuck Langland '57.
EXHIBIT: September 8 - October 20, 2017
RECEPTION: September 8, 2017 | 5:30 - 9 p.m.
"I am inspired by people of all kinds. Every individual has something within them that offers us learning and growth. I use photography and the subjects’ words as a vehicle to allow viewers to glean wisdom and also look within and reflect on what they themselves have to teach."
EXHIBIT: October 27 - December 15, 2018
RECEPTION: October 27, 2017 | 5 - 6:30 p.m.
The Winter Student Art Exhibit features work by every student in Grades 6-12 who took an art class in the first semester.
EXHIBIT: January 5 - January 26, 2018
RECEPTION: January 5, 2017 | 3 - 4:30 p.m.
This annual exhibit features the work of Senior Art Seminar students in the mediums of their choosing and appropriately highlights the graduating class before spring commencement.
EXHIBIT: May 4 - June 10, 2018
RECEPTION: May 4, 2017 | 5 - 6:30 p.m.